Ambassador Hotel Collection, a Tulsa-based hospitality company, opened its doors in the Midtown district of Oklahoma City on March 19. The latest in the Ambassador's portfolio of hotels boasts traditional elegance with contemporary touches adding to Midtown's mix of entertainment, commercial and residential culture.
"The March opening of this new hotel showcases the innovative thinking and strength of the Ambassador Hotel Collection concept," said Jeff Erwin, general manager of the Ambassador Hotel Collection Oklahoma City. "With our sister property in Tulsa, we would love to see a collaboration of Oklahoma's two largest cities as they both thrive."
The overall renovation was performed by Coury Properties of Tulsa, Okla. at a project cost of $14 million. The new hotel will accommodate guests in 54 rooms with six different room configurations on seven floors. Rooms include spacious bathrooms with marble-tiled showers and lighted make-up mirrors, programmable safes, refrigerators, Keurig coffee station, free bottled water and more.
The rebirth of the historic, 1929 Osler Medical Building located at 1200 N. Walker Ave. in Oklahoma City will lavish guests with traditional furnishings and contemporary throughout. Provided for guests are wonderful outdoor spaces, a pool, workout facility, complimentary shuttle service within a three-mile radius, two conference rooms, business center and other upper-end amenities. Guests will enjoy free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.
Chef Leonard Novak will lead the culinary experience for guests dining at the Ambassador's restaurant on the first floor. A classically trained chef, Novak will bring a fusion of tastes, combining "home-style favorites" with a unique culinary point of view. Guests wanting to relax for happy hour or a late night cocktail or dessert can enjoy the O Bar located on the seventh floor of the hotel complete with a terrace overlooking Oklahoma City.
The Ambassador Hotel Collection, and its predecessor The Coury Collection, established in 2000, specializes in restoring historic buildings to their original grandeur, creating upscale, boutique hotels.
The Ambassador Hotel Collection Oklahoma City is a 54 room, seven floor hotel providing upscale amenities and contemporary accents. A full-service restaurant and bar as well as a pool, workout facility and unique outdoor spaces cap the Ambassador's offerings.